Beautiful representative of the Carignan. Attention, addictive treat! Le Pigeonnier of the Terrasse d'Elise is an exemplary Carignan who juggles with the spices, black fruits and scents of scrubland, Frank success of Xavier Braujou.
The tannic structure does not necessarily a passage in decanter in contrast of the flared glasses will be fully adapted.
Fans of native grape, you will be charmed by the expression of the Carignan. Vinified in barrels more than a year, its aromatic range engages in a high complexity on a texture in the ideal balance. It's wine returning brilliantly the expression of a vine on a southern terroir without excessive heaviness.
Principles of organic farming and biodynamic
At the winery
Fermentation was carried out in barrel and breeding has been following for months.
16 - 17 °
Agree suggestion food wine
Agreements food and wine:
Sweetbreads lacquered ginger, emulsion of leeks / potatoes land to enjoy extreme tenderness of its flesh or on a leg of veal fondant wish and carrots with cumin.
Xavier Braujou has created the field the Elise terrace in 1998 in himself as a vineyard of ten hectares on the great terroirs of Aniane. Its vines are planted in Carignan, Mourvèdre, Syrah and Cinsault.
Through hard work and passion, he has managed to put in place all the components support the development of authentic, faithful to their original wines. All vintages of the terrace of Elise are produced with good harvest of course manual, from old vines yield paltry but very concentrated in 20-25 hl/ha. Wines of finesse, elegance, a sweetness, a freshness, an outfit and an exceptional aromatic in the region... Vintages, all labelled PGI wine country of the Hérault claim the identity of their land and have the characteristic for some to be varietal to reveal the intrinsic quality of the grape. < br / > a field to follow closely...
|Type of products||Wines|
|Appellation||IGP de l'Hérault|
|Cuvee's name||Le Pigeonnier|
|Producer||La Terrasse d'Elise|
|Capacity||75 cl bottle|
|Grape varieties||100% Carignan|
|Main grape variety||Carignan|
|Consumption recommendation||2020 - 2025|